Are Earthships Worth It?

Meant to be “off-the-grid-ready,” Earthships were designed by architect Michael Reynolds to “behave as passive solar earth shelters made of both natural and upcycled materials such as earth-packed tires.” (Source)

This sounds great in theory, but there may be more to building an Earthship than meets the eye, as explained by Rob Avis for our partners at Verge Permaculture.

Check out the video to see Rob react to and explain different Earthship aspects and whether or not they’re really worth the hype!

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